Mike Curato: Author Talk & Book Signing (Banned Books Con)

Waunakee Public Library (201 N Madison St Waunakee, WI 53597)

Mike Curato is the award-winning author/illustrator of the wildly popular Little Elliot picture books. His debut young adult graphic novel, Flamer, received critical acclaim and earned several awards including the Lambda Literary Award for Young Adult. Curato will talk about his journey to publish Flamer, and what has happened since.

For those who can't make it in person, view the live stream here: https://youtube.com/live/j8fOHZlSaas?feature=share (This event will not be recorded.)

This event is part of Banned Books Con, a celebration of the freedom to read during Banned Books Week: October 1st-7th. This series was made possible by a collaborative grant from Beyond the Page, with the support of Madison Community Foundation and the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Mike Curato (black & white headshot of Mike Curato, a filipino man with a thick black mustache smiling slightly) IN PERSON author talk & book signing Monday, October 2nd 6:30pm Waunakee Public Library. Banned Books Con logo (illustration of person reading a book with face half in shadow). Mike Curato's award-winning graphic novel "Flamer" was the #1 most challenged book in Wisconsin last year. Cover art for Flamer (illustration of a boy holding up the boy scout symbol of 3 fingers envelped in bright flames)
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